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Dunlap Recreation Association

The Dunlap Recreation Association (Dunlap Rec.) is a community based youth sports organization in Dunlap, IL whose mission is to provide boys and girls ages 5-15 the value of sportsmanship and teamwork thru both competitive and recreational baseball, softball, basketball, and lacrosse.  The DRA is organized by volunteers and is completely funded by fees, donations, concessions and sponsorships. 

Our address is:

Dunlap Recreation Association
P.O. Box 127
Dunlap, IL 61525

Please take some time to browse our website.  You will find helpful information about our programs as well as FAQ pages for each sport.   We also ask that you please "LIKE" the Dunlap Rec. Association on Facebook.   This is a great way to stay informed!

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Dunlap Rec News and Information

HOUSE BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL REGISTRATION IS OPEN

By Rapplean 02/27/2020, 7:30am CST

Online registration for the 2020 T -Ball, Baseball, and Softball programs is NOW OPEN!  

Read below for more information about our programs and divisions.

T- BALL

  • T-Ball co-ed division ages 5-6 as of August 31st.  (older 4 years old can play if parent/guardian coaches).  The T ball season runs May-June with typically 1 practice during the week and games on Saturdays.

 

BASEBALL DIVISIONS

  • Instructional - boys ages 7-8 as of August 31st, this is a "Coach Pitch" instructional league.  Teams typically have practice/games 2 times during the week and on Saturdays. The season starts in early May and concludes in early July with an end of season tournament.  (6 year olds can "Play  Up" if approved by program director.)
  • 10U Minors -  boys ages 9-10 as of August 31st.  This is a "kid pitch" division and participates in the local "River Valley" baseball league.  Dunlap teams will play against other local house league programs from Notre Dame, Chillicothe, Mossville, and Rome.  Teams practice/play games 1-2 days a week and on Saturdays.   At this division, players take part in an evaluation at the beginning of the season and teams are formed by a "coaches draft".  The season typically starts late April and ends in early July.  
  • 12U Majors  -  boys ages 11-12 as of August 31st.  "Kid Pitch" program that competes in the "River Valley" baseball league against other local house teams from Notre Dame, Chillicothe, Mossville, and Rome.   At this division, players take part in an evaluation at the beginning of the season and teams are formed by a "coaches draft".  The season typically starts late April and ends in early July.  
  • 15U Pony League -  boys ages 13-15 as of August 31st.  This team/s compete in the local "Pony" league against other local teams from the area.  At this division, depending on the number of players that register, players take part in an evaluation at the beginning of the season and teams are formed by a "coaches draft".  The season typically starts late April and ends in early July.  

 

 

SOFTBALL DIVISIONS

*  8u (coach pitch) - 7-8 year olds as of 8/31, instructional league, participates in the HI/LOW league, plays home games in Dunlap, away games against other local communities.  The season starts in late April and ends in early July.   Practices/Games are typically 2-3x a week.  Days of the week vary.  

10u - 9-10 year olds as of 8/31, participates in the HI/LOW league, will play home games in Dulap and away games against other local communities.  The season starts late April and ends early July.  Practices/Games are typically 2-3x a week.  Days of the week vary

12u - 11-12 year olds as of 8/31, participates in HI/LOW league, homes games in Dunlap, away games against other local communities.  The season starts in late April and ends in early July. Practices/Games are typically 2-3x a week.  Days of the week vary.

*15u - 13-15 year olds as of 8/31, participates in HI/LOW league, homes games in Dunlap, away games against other local communities.  The season starts late April and ends in early July.  Practices/Games are typically 2-3x a week.  Days of the week vary.

 

Dick's Sporting Goods Exclusive Shopping Event

By Tony Rapplean 02/11/2020, 10:30am CST

20% off entire purchase at the Peoria Dick's Sporting Goods

Dick's Sporting Goods (Peoria Location) is once again offering the Dunlap community an exclusive shopping event.  On Saturday and Sunday, March 14 - 15, families can enjoy 20% off their ENTIRE purchase.  To receive the discount, you must present the coupon at time of purchase. 

Try Lacrosse! Beginner clinics open for registration!

By Dunlap Lacrosse 01/28/2020, 5:00pm CST

Interested in trying lacrosse?

PLAYERS interested in learning more ABOUT lacrosse, please register at DunlapREC.com for OUR Lacrosse 2020 Winter Clinics  on February 23 and 27 at the Louisville Sports Complex.


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